From the Principal

         Welcome to Kahlil Gibran School !  Our school, from its foundation, has stressed academic excellence.  Our goal is to provide the best education possible for each student.  Our school's success rests on parental input and involvement, therefore, it is imperative for us to work together as partners in your child's education. 

About Our School

Welcome to the Kahlil Gibran School Website!


Our Mission
        The staff and parents of the Kahlil Gibran Elementary School are committed to establishing a safe, positive environment for learning.  Our curricula will reflect diversity of cultures to enhance the development of each student.  This will be accomplished through our Reading Writing Magnet Programs.  Our students will be literate and productive citizens.  Our expectations for academic excellence are high.  Students are taught in a challenging environment that encourages creativity, participation and involvement. This philosophy is enhanced through positive open lines of communication with each child, parent, teacher and school administrator.  Higher order thinking is encouraged to assure each child's future success.
 

Daily Announcements

Welcome Back
Students and Staff
for the 2014 - 2015
school year!

The students at Kahlil Gibran are creative, intelligent and eager to pursue academic success throughout the school year.  The staff and students work in collaboration to ensure that a rigorous learning environment is present on a daily basis and that learning is taking place.  Stay tuned for the exciting events throughout the 2014-2015 school year.



    Kahlil Gibran School   

2014-2015

  GIBRAN’S STEPS TO SUCCESS

 

v    Set Goals

v    Be Respectful

v    Be A Good Listener

v    Follow All School Rules

v    Complete All Classwork Assignments

v    Complete All Homework Assignments

v    Study – Study – Study                    


Open House

will be held on

October 1st at 6:30pm for parents of Pre-K through Grade 5 students

and

October 2nd at 6:30pm for parents of 6th through 8th grade students

Kahlil Gibran School
proudly presents
We Are Stars!
Talent Show 2014
        

Supply Lists

Use this link to access the supply lists for the 2014 - 2015 school year.


Click the link below for a list of extended practice and test preparation for students beyond the school day.

 http://yps.yonkerspublicschools.net/testprep

 


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Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 2
Class of 2015 High School Graduation & College Application Night
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
YONKERS COLLEGE FAIR
High School Graduation & College Application Night
Thursday October 2, 2014
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Yonkers Middle/High School
150 Rockland Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10701
Tuesday, October 7
Board of Education Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Monday, October 13
Columbus Day Observed - Schools & Central Office Closed

Tuesday, October 14
Board of Education Facilities Committee Meeting
4:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Board of Education Audit, Budget & Finance Committee Meeting/Workshop
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center

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High: 69 Low: 54
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